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Metastatic Breast Cancer Network

Sunday, October 19, 2014

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 E. Superior St.,Chicago
Hughes Auditorium

(Google map)

This program for Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) patients and their families is hosted in partnership with the Metastatic Breast Cancer Network. Learn about key developments in the field of metastatic (or Stage IV) breast cancer treatment, meet others living with MBC and network with local advocacy organizations. This free program includes a light breakfast and discounted parking.

Register online or call 312.695.1390. Walk-ins welcome.

Please stay for the Lurie Cancer Center's Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Town Hall in the afternoon.


9:00 a.m.   Breakfast and Registration
9:30 a.m. Jeanne Horowitz, MD Scans 101
Jeanne Horowitz, MD
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
10:15 a.m. Shirley Mertz Engaging Fully in Your
Treatment and Care

Shirley Mertz
Metastatic Breast Cancer Network
11:00 a.m.   Break
11:15 a.m. William Gradishar, MD Key Developments in MBC Treatment
William Gradishar, MD
Maggie Daley Center for Women's Cancer Care
12:00 p.m. Ask the Panel: Q&A With Doctors
1:00 p.m. Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Town Hall

Getting There

The Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center of Northwestern University is located on the corner of Fairbanks Ct. and Superior St.(Google map)

Discounted parking available at Northwestern Memorial Hospital's Huron / St. Clair Garage, 222 E. Huron St. (Google map). Parking will be validated at registration/check-in.

View a printable map with directions from the parking garage to the Lurie Medical Research Center.